Maimouna “Mumu Fresh” Youssef is a Grammy-nominated singer, emcee, songwriter and poet. She is featured on the Roots hit “Don’t Feel Right”, which received a Grammy nomination for Best Rap Song. She has worked with artists like Angelique Kidjo, Big Daddy Kane, Nas, Dead Prez, Wilco, Zap Mama, Cody Chestnut, Jill Scott, Erykah Badu, Mos Def, and Talib Kweli. and appeared in the film Dave Chappelle’s Block Party. Maimouna released her first full-length solo album, The Blooming, in 2011.